Lockdown Update

Age Exchange hub and the café will be closed during national lockdown.

Happy New Year, please take care and stay safe.

We know last year has been hard for everyone and we thank everyone for their support. 

Visit our online shop

Show your support for Age Exchange during the lockdown by visiting our online shop and buying facemasks, activity boxes, resource cards, singing & movement DVDs and more.

Age Exchange Gallery

We are delighted to have launched the new Age Exchange Gallery. Our virtual gallery has been created so we can show you the wonderful art works the many participants of our services have created since March 2020 when the pandemic hit. The art works in our gallery have been created by service users living with dementia and their carers. We have been inspired by the beautiful and moving art works they have created during such a challenging time for each of them. We have called our first exhibition “Lockdown."


We would like to thank Arts Council England for supporting Virtual Day Care and making this exhibition possible.

Artwork by Vesna

Virtual Day Care Service

Our Virtual Day Care Service will continue to provide support to 150 people living with dementia and their carers throughout lockdown, with activity boxes, singing & movement DVDs, weekly befriending phone calls and information signposting for those who need it.

Please donate now to help us to continue to show people living with dementia and their carers that they are not alone during these continued challenging times.

Thank you 💜

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Reminiscence Arts

What is Reminiscence Arts? Reminiscence Arts is Age Exchange’s unique approach to working creatively. It is the creative exploration of memories.

Age Exchange provides a home for a variety of community activities, groups and classes enabling people to make friends and learn new skills.

We also offer spaces for hire


The Exchange

The Exchange is an inspirational space in the centre of Blackheath with a café, a community library and a whole range of services. Plan your visit


Care and support

We offer a broad programme of training and support services for people and their carers living with dementia together with regular training and support for Reminiscence Arts Practitioners and community workers.

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